Bitter fruit: the untold story of the American coup in Guatemala

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Doubleday, 1982 - Political Science - 320 pages
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Review: Bitter Fruit: The Story of the American Coup in Guatemala (Latin American Studies)

User Review  - John Roskelley - Goodreads

I found a reference to this book in another I recently read: Will It Liberate? by Michael Novak, wanting to learn more about United Fruit Company and its influences in Guatemala history during the ... Read full review

Review: Bitter Fruit: The Story of the American Coup in Guatemala (Latin American Studies)

User Review  - Margaret Klein - Goodreads

This is a really important book. You may never think of a banana the same way. It details the role the US played in overthrowing the Guatemalan government in order to protect American interests with ... Read full review

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Contents

A TEACHER TAKES POWER
25
AN AGE OF REFORM
37
THE CLOUDS GATHER
49
Copyright

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